From 1993 to 2011, collections of scientific articles "Questions of National and Federative Relations" were published by the Department of National and Federative Relations of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration with the periodicity of 2 issues per year. Since 2011, the collections of articles are published in the form of a journal of the same name with the periodicity of 4 issues per year. Dozens of master's and doctoral theses have been tested on the pages of the journal.

Theoretical and practical issues explored in the journal are extremely topical now especially in connection with the implementation of the Strategy of the State National Policy, defined by the relevant Decrees of the President of the Russian Federation.

The Editorial Board of the journal includes such well-known scholars in the field of national and federative relations, ethno-political conflictology and political regionalistics as: R. G. Abdulatipov, L. F. Boltenkova, L. M. Drobizheva, V. Y. Zorin, N. P. Medvedev, A. V. Ponedelkov, A. I. Turchynov. Four members of the Editorial Board of the journal are also members of the Russian Presidential Council for Interethnic Relations.

Articles published in the journal should conform to the following scientific areas: political studies (23.00.00), historical studies (07.00.00).

Magazine "Questions of national and federal relations" instituted by the National Union of Political Scientists.

The journal is published under the auspices of "Magazine" Questions of Politics "," with the participation of the Department of National and Federative Relations Ranh and SG at the President of the Russian Federation.

The magazine is registered by the Federal Service for Supervision in the Sphere of Mass Communications and Protection of Cultural Heritage. Registration number PI number FS77-47487 of 25 November 2011.

ISSN 2226-8596

The journal is included in RISC (Russian Science Citation Index).

The frequency of releases, one every three months.

The opinion of the authors and not necessarily those of the publisher. At a reprint the reference to the journal is obligatory.

Scientific articles published in the journal are subject to mandatory review.